desynchronizing


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Noun1.desynchronizing - the relation that exists when things occur at unrelated times; "the stimulus produced a desynchronizing of the brain waves"
temporal relation - a relation involving time
synchroneity, synchronicity, synchronisation, synchronism, synchronization, synchronizing, synchrony - the relation that exists when things occur at the same time; "the drug produces an increased synchrony of the brain waves"
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The sympathetic nervous system is responsible for activating and stimulating the adrenal medulla which secretes hormones which result in desynchronizing brain waves, widespread cortical excitation, and the readying of the musculo-skeletal system through the spread of tension and stress.
Normally, skewing or desynchronizing of RGB signal color phase occurs over such large distances, causing an undesirable image.
Researchers believe that DBS controls seizures by desynchronizing synchronized high-voltage cortical discharges.